The catalogue entry for this text has not been published as yet. Until then, a selection of data is made available below.

Short Latin hexametrical epigram written or commissioned by Cellán, abbot of Péronne, for Transmarus, bishop of the people of Vermandois (plebs Vermandensis) in Picardy.

Manuscript witnesses

Florence, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, MS Plut. 66.40 
Preceded by the poem Istam Patricius sanctus sibi vindicat aulam.
f. 61v  


Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

[ed.] Levison, Wilhelm, “Zu den Versen des Abtes Cellanus von Péronne”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 20 (1936): 382–390.
[ed.] Meyer, Kuno, “Verses from a chapel dedicated to St Patrick at Péronne”, Ériu 5 (1911): 110–111.
Internet Archive: <link>
[ed.] Traube, Ludwig, “XXIV. Perrona Scottorum”, in: Ludwig Traube, Vorlesungen und Abhandlungen, ed. Franz Boll, and Samuel Brandt, 3 vols, vol. 3: Kleine Schriften, Munich: C. H. Beck, 1920. 95–119.
Internet Archive: <link>
[ed.] Traube, Ludwig, “Perrona Scottorum. Ein Beitrag zur Überlieferungsgeschichte und zur Paläographie des Mittelalters”, Sitzungsberichte der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, phil.-hist. Klasse (1900): 469–538.
Internet Archive – Offprint: <link> Internet Archive – Extremely poor copy: <link>
[ed.] Bandini, Angelo Maria, Catalogus codicum latinorum Bibliothecae Mediceae Laurentianae, 5 vols, Florence, 1774–1778.
Internet Archive – vol. 1: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 2: <link> HathiTrust – vol. 3: <link> Google Books – vol. 3: <link> HathiTrust – vol. 4: <link> Google Books – vol. 4: <link>

Secondary sources (select)

Howlett, David, “Early Insular Latin poetry”, Peritia 17–18 (2003–2004): 61–109.
Lapidge, Michael, and Richard Sharpe, A bibliography of Celtic-Latin literature, 400-1200, Royal Irish Academy Dictionary of Medieval Latin from Celtic Sources, Ancillary Publications, 1, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1985.
[id. 644.]
Lapidge, Michael, “Some remnants of Bede’s lost Liber epigrammatum”, in: Michael Lapidge, Anglo-Latin literature, vol 1: 600–899, London, Rio Grande, Ohio: Hambledon Press, 1996. 357–379, 510–512 (additional notes).
Lapidge, Michael, “Some remnants of Bede’s lost Liber epigrammatum”, The English Historical Review 90:357 (October, 1975): 798–820.
Kenney, James F., “Chapter VI: The expansion of Irish Christianity”, in: James F. Kenney, The sources for the early history of Ireland: an introduction and guide. Volume 1: ecclesiastical, Revised ed., 11, New York: Octagon, 1966. 486–621.
507 [id. 306.]
Grosjean, Paul, “Notes d’hagiographie celtique, no. 46: Les inscriptions métriques de l’église de Péronne”, Analecta Bollandiana 78 (1960): 369.